Lisa Marie School of Dance and Performing Arts

 

The Lisa Marie School of Dance & Performing Arts is committed to the excellence of teaching dance & drama. All lessons are well structured, fun and friendly. They will help to develop and improve a number of skills and qualities including co-ordination, self-discipline, self-confidence, social skills, and physical fitness.

The benefits that dance & drama education can bring are unlimited which aid in scholastic endeavours and personal growth.

At the Lisa Marie School of Dance we make dancing fun !!!


There will be activities to meet everyone’s needs whatever age or ability. All teachers are qualified with the International Dance Teachers Association the Royal Academy of Dance and the United Kingdom Alliance) and are well experienced in teaching dance & drama.

The school has grown during the past years to have an excess of 100 students covering Ballet, Tap, Modern, Disco, Gymnastics and ShowTime. From the beginning we have been fortunate to have a diverse group of energetic, friendly and fun loving children of all ages. With the effort of the children, teachers and parents The Lisa Marie School of Dance & Performing Arts is a school that people can trust to learn in a safe and fun environment.

The growth of the children’s abilities has been the success story so far and most of the children have been involved in Dance Festivals and Competitions winning awards and gaining certificates. Some of our children dance with professionals at the local York Theatres in Christmas Pantomimes and other productions. The Lisa Marie School of Dance has performed a number of dance shows around Yorkshire and we have a trip to Blackpool each year to dance on the largest stage in Europe. We undertake our own shows on a professional stage along with our involvement in Summer Fairs and other charitable events.

We look forward to welcoming your child to join in the fun!!!

 

Examinations


Children have the chance to take Ballet Examinations with the Royal Acadeny of Dance. Drama, Tap and Modern Examinations with the United kingdom Alliance and Gymnastics, Freestyle, Tap and Modern Examinations with the International Dance Teachers Association.

Dance Competitions/Showcases

 

Children have the chance to compete in various Dance Competitions and showcases throughout the UK

 

News

Upcoming Events

 

The Lisa Marie Dance Company troupes will be competing in Sherburn in October and solos/duets and trios in Novemeber

The School will be performing their annual showcase on Sunday 3rd May 2015 at the Joseph Rowntree Theatre, York. 'Crystallised' the 15th anniversary show.

Great news, 4 studets from the Lisa Marie School of Dance successfully auditioned for the York Grand Opera House Pantomime for 2014

 

Recent Achievements

 

 

1st Place Junior Commercial Troupe Mayday Dance Challenge 2012

3rd Place Junior Commercial Troupe Mayday Dance Challenge 2012

1st Place Senior Classical Troupe Mayday Dance Challenge 2012

1st Place Senior Song & Dance Troupe Mayday Dance Challenge 2012

2nd Place Senior Modern Troupe Mayday Dance Challenge 2012

 

1st Place Senior Song & Dance Troupe UKA Group of the Year Award 2012

3rd Place Senior Tap Troupe UKA Group of the Year Award 2012

 

Invited to take part in a showcase at the Royal Albert Hall April 2013

 

1st place Mini Kidz Hip Hop Thats Showbiz

1st Place Kidz Lyrical Thats Showbiz

1st Place Seniors Lyrical Thats Showbiz

1st Place Seniors Mixed Thats Showbiz

All these qualified for the final at Blackpool Wintergardens

we won Best Concept and Adjudicators Choice

 

Best Choreography Dance On York Barbican February 2014